About Us

Who We Are

Aubergine, a shade of purple, signifies good judgment and a desire to seek fulfillment.

The meaning aligns itself with the company’s philosophy. A combination of red and blue makes Aubergine both a warm and cool color.


is dynamic, energetic and strong. It symbolises strength, power passion and determination.


is calm and linked to intellect and intuition. It symbolizes trust, loyalty, wisdom and intelligence.


strength (red) and wisdom (blue) brings balance and allows for imagination and inspiration to grow

Siobhan O’Leary Bio

Siobhan O’Leary is the founder of Aubergine Partners, an Executive Coaching and Leadership Development firm. In addition to leading Aubergine Partners, she serves as Vice President of Human Capital Management at Convene, an innovative Corporate Conference Center Company.

Siobhan has an unparalleled energy and intuition with which she approaches corporate coaching and core energy leadership. Aubergine Partners, integrates Core Energy coaching with a design thinking process resulting in a program that by definition, drives solutions.

Prior to coaching and joining Convene, Siobhan spent over 25 years as a Human Resource Executive, predominantly in the luxury hospitality field. She worked with Hyatt Hotels, Four Season Hotels & Resorts, The Carlyle and Rosewood Hotels and Resorts. Here she gained international experience, capitalizing on the various cultures to develop local leaders’ shared common corporate goals. She has had the honor and enjoyment of developing promoted individuals all over the world.

Siobhan is certified as an executive coach from both the International Coach Federation and the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching. In 2007, Siobhan completed a Harvard Executive Education program. She also participated in a course at the French Culinary Institute in New York, in 2008. Recently, Siobhan was invited to participate in the first Women in Leadership Forum in Abu Dhabi during Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2015.

A native New Orleanian, Siobhan recognizes that values underpin success in every culture. She is committed to an innovative approach toward achieving financial and personal results.